Introducing the New John Drew Theater Lab: Fostering Artistic Exploration in the Performing Arts

  Artistic Director Josh Gladstone talks about Guild Hall’s new program the JDTLab!     This January Guild Hall debuts the John Drew Theater Lab (JDTLab), a workshop devoted to fostering East End performing artists and cultivating audiences for their … Continue reading

Gallery Talk with Phyllis Braff

Chuck Close in the News

Chuck Close: Recent Works On view through October 14 Click the links below to read the press coverage of the exhibition and the Summer Gala, which celebrated the opening of the exhibition on August 9.   Time Magazine The New … Continue reading

HIFF SummerDocs at Guild Hall: THE SHORT GAME

  On August 30, 2013, Hamptons International Film Festival presented THE SHORT GAME as part of its SummerDocs documentary film series at Guild Hall. Each year, the world’s best 7 year-old golfers descend on Pinehurst, North Carolina to compete in … Continue reading

HIFF SummerDocs at Guild Hall – ELAINE STRITCH: SHOOT ME

  On August 12, 2013, Hamptons International Film Festival presented ELAINE STRITCH: SHOOT ME as part of its SummerDocs documentary film series at Guild Hall. Mercedes Ruehl interviewed Director Chiemi Karasawa following the screening.

Chuck Close in Conversation with Robert Storr

  On Saturday, August 10, Guild Hall opened our showcase exhibition of 2013 Chuck Close: Recent Works, which includes paintings, prints and tapestries. In honor of the exhibition, Chuck Close spoke with Robert Storr on stage at Guild Hall.   … Continue reading

HIFF SummerDocs at Guild Hall: GASLAND PART II

On July 5, 2013, Hamptons International Film Festival presented Gasland Part II as part of its SummerDocs documentary film series at Guild Hall. Alec Baldwin hosted a Q & A following the film screening with Director Josh Fox, Professor of … Continue reading

Guild Hall Acquires a Susan Vecsey Painting

We are pleased to announce that Guild Hall Museum has recently acquired Susan Vecsey’s White Main Beach, East Hampton (2012) for our permanent collection. Vecsey, a part-time East Hampton resident, used her characteristic method in the painting of staining her … Continue reading

Summer Preview with LTV’s Michelle Murphy Strada

Christina Strassfield, Ruth Appelhof and Josh Gladstone sit down with LTV’s Michelle Murphy Strada to talk about our exciting summer season!

“‘Cripple of Inishmaan’ is a Masterpiece” says The Southampton Press

  “‘Cripple of Inishmaan’ is a Masterpiece…wickedly funny…top-notch…‘Cripple’ is one of the best shows to be staged here in recent memory.”  -Read the full review by Dawn Watson from The Southampton Press, May 30, 2013   “Director Stephen Hamilton guides … Continue reading